How to Get to Arenas del Mar – Watch the Video

Arenas del Mar is located on an 11-acre private nature reserve in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. For first time visitors, it’s the place to experience the true essence of Costa Rica – you’ll find wildlife, rainforests and beautiful Pacific beaches all in abundance, and plenty of opportunity for adventure

Getting to Arenas del Mar is easy. There are 3 ways to get here: Fly, Drive or take our Private Shuttle Service.

Watch our Video for more details on each


From San Jose, take a short 20-minute domestic flight with carbon neutral Sansa Airlines to the nearby town of Quepos.  From here, we’ll pick you up and take you directly to Arenas del Mar.


The drive from San Jose to Manuel Antonio is pleasant and scenic. Highways are fully paved and safe.  The ride will take approximately 3 hours.  Remember to ask us for detailed driving instructions!

Private Shuttle

Leave the driving to us! We’re happy to arrange all private ground transport – just ask.

Fly to Arenas del Mar

Getting to Arenas del Mar is easy – Fly, Drive or take our Private Shuttle Service

For more travel tips or to chat with us, visit our dedicated Getting Here page or contact us at  We’ll make sure your journey to our beachfront and rainforest resort is 100% hassle-free – allow us to arrange all domestic transportation so you can sit back and enjoy the ride.